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Freestone County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2019: 20,226 (34% urban, 66% rural); it was 17,867 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,583
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,065
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,181
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,611 (it was 1,407 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

36%

Land area: 877 sq. mi.

Water area: 14.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 23 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Freestone County: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (19.6%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (12.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 73%
  • Government: 17%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 9%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Freestone County, TX (2019)
    • 13,21165.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3,16715.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3,07415.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3651.8%Two or more races
    • 930.5%Asian alone
    • 880.4%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 500.2%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

42.1 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Males: 10,458  (51.7%)
Females: 9,768  (48.3%)
Average household size:
Freestone County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $51,198 ($31,283 in 1999)
This county:

$51,198
Texas:

$64,034

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $524 (lower quartile is $442, upper quartile is $642)
This county:

$524
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $129,882 (it was $55,100 in 2000)
Freestone:

$129,882
Texas:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $66,758 - $231,378

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $192,823
Here:

$192,823
State:

$268,991

Townhouses or other attached units: $148,466
Here:

$148,466
State:

$268,635

Mobile homes: $88,449
Here:

$88,449
State:

$94,014

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $105,883
Here:

$105,883
State:

$52,538

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,241
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $443

Institutionalized population: 1,574

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 13
  • Burglaries: 28
  • Thefts: 71
  • Auto thefts: 8

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 15
  • Burglaries: 51
  • Thefts: 72
  • Auto thefts: 17
Freestone County, TX map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $78,200
  • 1998: 17 buildings, average cost: $69,400
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $102,800
  • 2000: 21 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2001: 24 buildings, average cost: $75,600
  • 2002: 23 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 2003: 24 buildings, average cost: $91,000
  • 2004: 27 buildings, average cost: $91,100
  • 2005: 26 buildings, average cost: $93,800
  • 2006: 26 buildings, average cost: $51,800
  • 2007: 22 buildings, average cost: $50,600
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $75,400
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $79,900
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $100,200
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $98,200
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $98,200
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $232,500
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $112,100
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $195,300
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $224,800
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $185,700
  • 2018: 5 buildings, average cost: $50,600
  • 2019: 5 buildings, average cost: $239,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Freestone, TX residents
Average permit cost in Freestone, TX
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,712 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,244 (1.0%)

Distribution of median household income in Freestone, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Freestone, TX in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Freestone, TX in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 16.7%
Freestone County:

16.7%
Texas:

13.6%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Black residents, 31.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.9% for American Indian residents, 37.1% for other race residents, 29.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 42.1 years old
(Males: 41.3 years old, Females: 42.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.8 years old, Black residents: 44.6 years old, American Indian residents: 73.8 years old, Asian residents: 41.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28.8 years old, Other race residents: 25.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Freestone County is $434 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $489 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $639 a month.

Cities in this county include: Teague, Fairfield, Butler, Wortham, Streetman, Kirvin.

Freestone County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Freestone County: Deep Well (A), Hueco Water Wells (B), Newman Radio Beacon (C), Rockhouse (D), Burris Crossing (E), Iveys Crossing (F), Alamo Alto Gaging Station (G), Clint Volunteer Fire Department Station 3 (H), Fabens Fire and Rescue Tornillo Substation (I), Clint Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (J), Montana Vista Fire Rescue Station 1 (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Freestone County include: Westside Baptist Temple Church (A), Spanish Baptist Church (B), United Pentecostal Church (C), Fabens Desert Chapel (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: San Lorenzo Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lake Tank (A), Ross Tank (B), Ramons Tank (C), Mesquite Tank (D), Kerby Tank (E), Jarilla Tank (F), Hueco Tanks (G), Hidden Tank (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Freestone County include: Hueco Tanks State Historical Park (1), Mountain View High School Softball Field (2), Mountain View High School Stadium (3), Mountain View High School Baseball Field (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Chilton County, Alabama , El Paso County , Lynn County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

9.5%
Texas:

8.0%

Unemployment by year in Freestone, TX
County total employment by year in Freestone, TX
County average yearly wages by year in Freestone, TX

Current college students: 826
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,410 (42.5% naturalized citizens)

Freestone County:

7.0%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 2072010 or later
  • 4232000 to 2009
  • 4381990 to 1999
  • 1571980 to 1989
  • 681970 to 1979
  • 25Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 63.0%

Freestone County marital status for males Freestone County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,701
  • One, attached: 30
  • Two: 76
  • 3 or 4: 132
  • 5 to 9: 123
  • 10 to 19: 31
  • 20 to 49: 4
  • 50 or more: 16
  • Mobile homes: 2,490
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 54

Housing units in Freestone County with a mortgage: 1,820 (52 second mortgage, 33 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,632

Here:

25.0% with mortgage
State:

56.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Freestone County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,86228
Mainline Protestant1,60811
Black Protestant8535
Catholic6622
Other11
None10,830-
Freestone County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Freestone County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Freestone County:

10.15 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Freestone County:

10.1%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Freestone County:

28.7%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.9%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Freestone County:

Average size of farms: 292 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $22,176
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $59.14
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.82%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 93.61%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $22,702
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 8.20%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $20,018
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.96%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 23.48
Corn for grain: 3 harvested acres
Vegetables: 144 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 384 acres

Tornado activity:

Freestone County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 22088567.2 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Freestone County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 338% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 266.5 miles away from Freestone County center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 108.1 miles away from the county center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 328.9 miles away from the county center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 282.4 miles away from the county center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 104.5 miles away from Freestone County center
On 9/2/2013 at 21:52:38, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 99.4 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Texas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4485, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Texas Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: October 30, 2013 to October 31, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4159: December 20, 2013, FEMA Id: 4159, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Texas Wildfires, Incident Period: March 14, 2008 to September 01, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3284: March 14, 2008, FEMA Id: 3284, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1606: September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: 1606, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3261: September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 3261, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3216: September 02, 2005, FEMA Id: 3216, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Loss of the Space Shuttle Columbia, Incident Period: February 01, 2003, Emergency Declared EM-3171: February 01, 2003, FEMA Id: 3171, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazards, Incident Period: August 01, 1999 to December 10, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3142: September 01, 1999, FEMA Id: 3142, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazard, Incident Period: August 30, 1993 to November 15, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3113: September 10, 1993, FEMA Id: 3113, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Severe Storm, Thunderstorms, Incident Period: December 20, 1991 to January 14, 1992, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-930: December 26, 1991, FEMA Id: 930, Natural disaster type: Storm
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Freestone County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Freestone

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,630 (86.0%)
  • Carpooled: 432 (8.0%)
  • Ferryboat: 4 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 17 (0.3%)
  • Bicycle: 1 (0.0%)
  • Walked: 55 (1.0%)
  • Worked at home: 247 (4.6%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (68%)
  • Honduras (10%)
  • India (4%)
  • Other Western Africa (4%)
  • Romania (4%)
  • Guatemala (1%)
  • Philippines (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Freestone County


  • American (12%)
  • German (6%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • English (4%)
  • African (3%)
  • European (2%)
  • British (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Freestone County, Texas in 2000:

  • 1,313 people in state prisons
  • 188 people in nursing homes
  • 36 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded

People in group quarters in Freestone County, Texas in 2010:

  • 1,327 people in state prisons
  • 191 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 29 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 27 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 7 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $58,472.

7.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,861 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.55% relocated from other counties in Texas ($44,735 average AGI)
0.48% relocated from other states ($4,126 average AGI)
Freestone County:

0.48%
Texas average:

2.52%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Limestone County, TX  1.21% ($31,564 average AGI)
from Leon County, TX  0.64% ($37,220)
from Navarro County, TX  0.57% ($54,324)
from Dallas County, TX  0.51% ($33,121)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.33% ($41,857)


7.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,163 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.23%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.69% relocated to other counties in Texas ($44,792 average AGI)
0.54% relocated to other states ($2,368 average AGI)
Freestone County:

0.54%
Texas average:

2.32%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Limestone County, TX  0.93% ($33,917 average AGI)
to Navarro County, TX  0.48% ($51,935)
to Leon County, TX  0.46% ($58,200)
to Dallas County, TX  0.45% ($47,345)
to Harris County, TX  0.39% ($48,440)
to McLennan County, TX  0.39% ($39,840)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.9

Births per 1000 population in Freestone County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Freestone County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Freestone County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 20.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 13.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Freestone County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Freestone County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Freestone County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Freestone County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Freestone County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Freestone County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,227 (2,689 aged, 538 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 706 (17%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Freestone County, Texas in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (434)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (270)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (193)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (130)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (97)
  • Other ill-defined and unspecified causes of mortality (41)
  • Congestive heart failure (40)
  • Unspecified dementia (37)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.38
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,705
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 237
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 40,114

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,218
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,165

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 23
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 69

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 5

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 179.0. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 20,226
  • Male householders: 3,466 (822 living alone), Female householders: 3,496 (1,143 living alone)
  • 3,716 spouses (3,707 opposite-sex spouses), 355 unmarried partners, (355 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 5,561 children (5,209 natural, 151 adopted, 200 stepchildren), 434 grandchildren, 224 brothers or sisters, 361 parents, 16 foster children, 489 other relatives, 396 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,653

Size of family households: 2,335 2-persons, 929 3-persons, 847 4-persons, 437 5-persons, 153 6-persons, 79 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,967 1-person, 180 2-persons, 33 3-persons.

2,848 married couples with children.
1,139 single-parent households (355 men, 784 women).

86.2% of residents of Freestone speak English at home.
12.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (87% speak English very well, 13% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $91,688,000 ($4,930 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,683,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $44,699,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $20,231,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $263,000
Federal grants: $23,138,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,044,000 ($464,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,312,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,482,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,228,000
Federal Government insurance: $2,343,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,149
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,129
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +144
Here:

+8 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +790
Here:

+42 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Freestone County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.39 millions of gallons per day (92% from ground, 8% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.1

Year house built in Freestone County, Texas
  • Year house built in Freestone County, Texas
  • 3642014 or later
  • 2982010 to 2013
  • 1,5102000 to 2009
  • 1,6881990 to 1999
  • 1,7071980 to 1989
  • 1,5901970 to 1979
  • 6601960 to 1969
  • 4871950 to 1959
  • 3831940 to 1949
  • 8791939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Freestone County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Freestone County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Freestone County, Texas
  • 181 room
  • 562 rooms
  • 1623 rooms
  • 6824 rooms
  • 1,6595 rooms
  • 1,3066 rooms
  • 5927 rooms
  • 4498 rooms
  • 4649+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Freestone County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Freestone County, Texas
  • 351 room
  • 132 rooms
  • 2313 rooms
  • 2664 rooms
  • 5315 rooms
  • 2046 rooms
  • 1897 rooms
  • 398 rooms
  • 399+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Freestone County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Freestone County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Freestone County, Texas
  • 18no bedroom
  • 3051 bedroom
  • 8642 bedrooms
  • 3,2243 bedrooms
  • 8334 bedrooms
  • 1175+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Freestone County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Freestone County, Texas
  • 34no bedroom
  • 2021 bedroom
  • 4452 bedrooms
  • 8293 bedrooms
  • 354 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Freestone County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Freestone County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Freestone County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 155no vehicle
  • 1,3601 vehicle
  • 2,3462 vehicles
  • 1,0613 vehicles
  • 3384 vehicles
  • 1165+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Freestone County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Freestone County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 225no vehicle
  • 7381 vehicle
  • 3992 vehicles
  • 1853 vehicles
  • 304 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

87.9% of Freestone County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 24% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 95% lived in Texas.

Freestone County:

87.9%
State average:

84.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 15,955
  • Other state: 2,642
  • Northeast: 224
  • Midwest: 528
  • South: 1,068
  • West: 828
Year householders moved into unit in Freestone County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Freestone County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 70.6%Electricity
  • 16.1%Utility gas
  • 9.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.9%Wood
  • 0.5%Other fuel
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 62.4%Electricity
  • 26.0%Utility gas
  • 4.6%Wood
  • 4.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Other fuel
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 163
Here:

7.6%
Texas:

7.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 32
Here:

3.0%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 30
Here:

7.7%
Texas:

14.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Freestone County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,317,000
    Regular Highways: $588,000
    Solid Waste Management: $22,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,453,000
    Regular Highways: $3,355,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,491,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,405,000
    Financial Administration: $852,000
    General Public Buildings: $348,000
    Health - Other: $147,000
    Solid Waste Management: $115,000
    General - Other: $44,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $223,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $278,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $132,000
    Interest Earnings: $98,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $329,000
    General - Other: $311,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,084,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $209,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,077,000

Freestone County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,317,000
    Regular Highways: $588,000
    Solid Waste Management: $22,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,453,000
    Regular Highways: $3,355,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,491,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,405,000
    Financial Administration: $852,000
    General Public Buildings: $348,000
    Health - Other: $147,000
    Solid Waste Management: $115,000
    General - Other: $44,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $223,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $278,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $132,000
    Interest Earnings: $98,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $329,000
    General - Other: $311,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,084,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $209,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,077,000

Freestone County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,317,000
    Regular Highways: $588,000
    Solid Waste Management: $22,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,453,000
    Regular Highways: $3,355,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,491,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,405,000
    Financial Administration: $852,000
    General Public Buildings: $348,000
    Health - Other: $147,000
    Solid Waste Management: $115,000
    General - Other: $44,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $223,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $278,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $132,000
    Interest Earnings: $98,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $329,000
    General - Other: $311,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,084,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $209,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,077,000

Freestone County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,317,000
    Regular Highways: $588,000
    Solid Waste Management: $22,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,453,000
    Regular Highways: $3,355,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,491,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,405,000
    Financial Administration: $852,000
    General Public Buildings: $348,000
    Health - Other: $147,000
    Solid Waste Management: $115,000
    General - Other: $44,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $223,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $278,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $132,000
    Interest Earnings: $98,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $329,000
    General - Other: $311,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,084,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $209,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,077,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 416
  • Number of aged recipients: 67
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 349
  • Number of recipients under 18: 66
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 230
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 120
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 191
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 170
Most common first names in Freestone County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William14677.1 years
John14275.6 years
James14175.0 years
Mary13480.2 years
Robert8173.7 years
Willie7280.1 years
Annie5882.3 years
Charles4974.6 years
Ruby4381.3 years
Henry4376.0 years
Most common last names in Freestone County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson7776.7 years
Smith6778.1 years
Jones6476.6 years
Moore4877.5 years
Carter4478.3 years
Williams4376.9 years
Brown4375.9 years
Davis4280.3 years
Mcadams3777.8 years
Bonner3677.2 years
Businesses in Freestone County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La Quinta1
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Subway2
FedEx1Super 81
Ford1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1True Value1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul2
Jack In The Box1UPS2
KFC1